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Kevin Swark

Executive President | Genesis Hospitality Inc.

Kevin Swark started his career in the hotel business 24 years ago with Genesis Hospitality Inc. Working his way up through various positions in the organization, Kevin has an inside look and hands on approach with the hotel business. “I started out bussing tables and when it gets busy I still go back and bus a few” states Swark. Our roll up your sleeves culture generates higher levels of morale and enthusiasm in the hotels.

Genesis now owns and operates six hotels – Victoria Inn, Brandon, Victoria Inn – Flin Flon, Victoria Inn – Thunder Bay, Victoria Inn – Winnipeg, The Royal Oak Inn & Suites – Brandon and the Best Western Inn on the Bay – Owen Sound. Properties range in size from 96 to 257 guest rooms and include restaurants, banquet facilities, nightclubs and beer stores. Genesis is a Manitoba based company with 993 employees.

In addition to approximately 110 days out of the office looking for new hotel opportunities, inspecting the properties, attending training sessions and gathering new ideas from trade shows, Kevin’s calendar is kept full by helping with the corporate fundraising for Special Olympics, in Western Manitoba.

Kevin his wife Cheryl and their two young children Madison and Nash all reside in Brandon.

Kevin Swark

Executive President